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2885432 - Some MDF fields are not available in Advance Reporting


Fields are not available for selection in Advance Reporting

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SAP SuccessFactors HCM Suite

  • Analytics & Reporting(Ad Hoc, YouCalc, ORD)

                      Advance Reporting (ODS)

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Log in into instance from any of the Browsers
  2. Click Reporting
  3. Create an Advance Report
  4. Select an object for Reporting and search for a field 
  5. Field will not be available for Reporting


Field is set as "Not Visible" in Configuration


  1. Open Configure Object Definition
  2. Search for the object that need to be reported
  3. Click details for the field that is not available for reporting
  4. Can see that Visibility is set as "Not Visible"
  5. Change it to Editable/Read Only



Fields, Advanced, Reporting, Visibility, Not, Visible, MDF, Editable, Object, Configure, Change , KBA , LOD-SF-ANA-ADV , Advanced Reporting (ODS) , LOD-SF-ANA , Analytics & Reporting (Ad Hoc, YouCalc, ORD) , Problem


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